Signs of Suicide

Remember IS PATH WARM:

Ideation
S
ubstance Abuse

Purposelessness
Anxiety
T
rapped
H
opelessness

Withdrawal
A
nger
R
ecklessness
M
ood Changes

 

More Signs of Suicide

  • Loss of interest in work, school and regular activities
  • Withdrawal from friends and family
  • Feelings of hopelessness, worthlessness, self blame or guilt
  • Angry, irritable or depressed mood
  • Dramatic mood changes or swings, including sudden happy mood
  • Increasing alcohol or drug use
  • Acting reckless or engaging in risky activities
  • Feeling that there is no way out, need to escape
  • Talking about not being here anymore, they'll be better off without me
  • Feeling that nothing matters anymore
  • Talking about death and threats of suicide, including music, writings, etc.

Concerned about yourself or someone else? You can call CRISISline any time. For more information on warning signs, visit the American Association of Suicidology website.

 

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